Elite guard to the Caesars

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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 219 (August 2006), p. 24-31

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The Praetorian Guard was the most famous unit of the Imperial Roman Army. Ross H. Cowan uncovers the origin of these elite ancient warriors in the murderous civil wars at the beginning of the Roman Imperial era